Intermediate Language Arts
Experiencing literature, literary analysis, grammar, writing
minimum 8, maximum 16
Pre-requisites for class:
The focus of this course will be the fundamentals of grammar, experiencing great writing through great literature, and the basics of literary analysis such as character development, setting, theme, and symbolism. No previous knowledge of grammar concepts is necessary.
In addition, the basic concepts of paragraph writing and beginning IEW (Excellence in Writing) concepts will be covered.
Literature books will be written in. Please purchase a personal copy.
Winston Grammar: *The worksheets and notes will be printed from our Google Classroom assignments page. The card set is the only purchase for grammar and is used for the Advanced LA class as well.
Required Books & Materials
by Kate DiCamillo
ISBN-13 : 978-0763680893
How to Train Your Dragon
by Cressida Cowell
ISBN-13 : 978-0316085274
The Sign of the Beaver
by Elizabeth George Speare
ISBN-13 : 978-0547577111
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E.L. Konisgsburg
ISBN-13 : 978-0689711817
Novels listed above
4 dividers (Labeled: Grammar, Writing, Literature, Graded Papers)
pens (blue or black only), pencil
scannable app (or another scanning app of your choice)
Printer for homework